The lecture part (Tue/Thur 9:00  11:00) will cover primary course content in a lecture format. The discussion part (Thur 4:30  6:00) will include handson tutorials and a discussion of course topics.
Most homework will be submitted online, but some assignments may require paper submission as well. Exams will include an online and given during the discussion period. Class participation will be determined through online discussions and interactions.
Each homework assignment will be graded on a 10 scale. Grades will be assigned as follows: A+ 97100%, A 9396%, A 9092%, B+ 8789%, B 8386%, B 8082%, C+ 7779%, C 7376%, C 7072%, etc.
Psyc 602: Quantitative Methods  

Date  Topic  Readings  Assignments 
8/31/2004

Introduction to Quantitative Methods


Personal Description

9/2/2004

Probability Theory (Sets and Events)

Chapter 1

Hw_Ch01


Discussion Session 1



9/7/2004

Probability Theory (Bayes Theorem)

Article 1

Discussion 1

9/9/2004

Frequency Distributions (Measurement)

Chapter 2

Hw_Ch02


Discussion Session 2



9/14/2004

Frequency Distributions (Tables and Graphs)



9/16/2004

Discrete Random Variables:

Chapter 3

Hw_Ch03


Discussion Session 3



9/21/2004

The Binomial Distribution

Article 2

Discussion 2

9/23/2004

Algebra of Expectation

Chapter 4

Hw_Ch04


Discussion Session 4



9/28/2004

Central Tendency and Variability



9/30/2004

continued




Exam 1



10/5/2004

Sampling Distributions and Point Estimation

Chapter 5

Hw_Ch05

10/7/2004

contiinued

Article 3

Discussion 3


Discussion Session 5



10/12/2004

Normal Population and

Chapter 6

Hw_Ch06

10/14/2004

Sampling Distributions




Discussion Session 6



10/19/2004

Hypothesis Testing

Chapter 7

Hw_Ch07

10/21/2004

continued




Discussion Session 7

Article 4

Discussion 4

10/26/2004

Inferences About Population Means

Chapter 8

Hw_Ch08

10/28/2004

continued




Discussion Session 8



11/2/2004

ChiSquare and

Chapter 9

Hw_Ch09

11/4/2004

F Distributions




Exam 2



11/9/2004

General Linear Model and

Chapter 10

Hw_Ch10

11/11/2004

Analysis of Variance

Article 5

Discussion 5


Discussion Session 9



11/16/2004

Comparisons Among Means

Chapter 11

Hw_Ch11

11/18/2004

Correlation and Regression

Chapter 14

Hw_Ch14


Discussion Session 10



11/23/2004

To Be Announced



11/25/2004

Thanksgiviing Break







11/30/2004

Correlation and Regression



12/2/2004

continued

Article 6

Discussion 6


Discussion Session 11



12/7/2004

Analyzing Qualitative Data:

Chapter 18

Hw_Ch18

12/9/2004

ChiSquare Tests




Discussion Session 12



12/14/2004

Final Exam (8:00  10:00)


